Bichromomyia Artemiev, 1991, Artemiev, 1991

Ibáñez-Bernal, Sergio, Muñoz, José, Rebollar-Téllez, Eduardo A., Pech-May, Agelica & Marina, Carlos F., 2015, Phlebotomine sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) of Chiapas collected near the Guatemala border, with additions to the fauna of Mexico and a new subgenus name, Zootaxa 3994 (2), pp. 151-186: 176

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3994.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:32027FAA-4AB3-4394-841D-33571F25529E

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5679533

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B18790-FF9D-FF8A-FF2A-FA8EFDD5F81D

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Plazi

scientific name

Bichromomyia Artemiev, 1991
status

 

Bichromomyia Artemiev, 1991  

Lutzomyia   species complex flaviscutellata: Lewis, 1975: 363.

Nyssomyia (Bichromomyia) Artemiev, 1991: 73   . Type species: Flebotomus flaviscutellatus Mangabeira, 1942   , by original designation.

Lutzomyia (Nyssomyia) Barretto   : Young & Duncan, 1994: 445 (in part).

Bichromomyia Artemiev   : Galati, 1995: 137 (as genus); Galati, 2003: 44.

Diagnosis. Flagellomeres with short simple ascoids; thorax bicolored, usually anterior part of mesonotum strongly pigmented contrasting with pale posterior portions; anterior portion of katepisternum with setae. Male: clypeus short no more than the length of eyes; abdominal terga usually with papillae; gonostylus with 4 spiniform setae, all implanted in the apical half. Female: palpus segment 5 shorter than or as long as palpus segment 3; lacinia with one row of external teeth; clypeus at least as long as eye length; spermathecae annulated (Young & Duncan 1994; Galati 2003).

Remarks. This genus includes four species. With the exception of Bi. inornata   (Martins, Falcão & Silva), all of them have been reported as infected with Leishmania   spp. Bichromomyia olmeca   is represented by three subspecies, one distributed in Mexico.

Kingdom

Metazoa

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Psychodidae

Loc

Bichromomyia Artemiev, 1991

Ibáñez-Bernal, Sergio, Muñoz, José, Rebollar-Téllez, Eduardo A., Pech-May, Agelica & Marina, Carlos F. 2015
2015
Loc

Nyssomyia (Bichromomyia)

Artemiev 1991: 73
1991
Loc

Flebotomus flaviscutellatus

Mangabeira 1942
1942